Sheringtons: A History
Sheringtons: A History
Geoffrey Edgar Sherington and Bruce Banfield Sherington
Darlington Press
ISBN: 9781921364570

Sheringtons is the history of a family over five centuries, set against contexts of place and enterprise. For the ...

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Sir Frank Packer: a biography
Sir Frank Packer: a biography
Bridget Griffen-Foley
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781743323823

Legendary media baron Sir Frank Packer was pugnacious, autocratic and always controversial. After joining forces with Labor ...

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Archibald Liversidge: Imperial Science under the Southern Cross
Archibald Liversidge: Imperial Science under the Southern Cross
Roy MacLeod
Royal Society of New South Wales, in association with Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898809

When Archibald Liversidge first arrived at Sydney University in 1872 as reader in Geology and Assistant in the Laboratory...

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Norman Haire and the study of sex
Norman Haire and the study of sex
Diana Wyndham
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781743320068

A star debater at school, Norman Haire had always wanted to be an actor. Forced to study medicine, he followed his other ...

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One life, two stories: Nancy de Vries' journey home
One life, two stories: Nancy de Vries' journey home
Nancy de Vries, Gaynor Macdonald, Jane Mears and Anna Nettheim
Darlington Press
ISBN: 9781921364259

In 1997 Nancy de Vries accepted the Apology from the Parliament of New South Wales on behalf of all the Indigenous children ...

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To reason why: from religion to philosophy and beyond
To reason why: from religion to philosophy and beyond
John Burnheim
Darlington Press
ISBN: 9781921364143

To reason why explains the arguments and aspirations that guided a professional thinker's choices on the key iss...

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Biographical Dictionary of Chinese Women: The Qing Period 1644-1911 (The Chinese Edition)
Biographical Dictionary of Chinese Women: The Qing Period 1644-1911 (The Chinese Edition)
Edited by Lily Xiao Hong Lee
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899516

This Chinese edition of the Biographical Dictionary of Chinese Women, edited by Lily Xiao Hong Lee and assisted by Ms...

Paperback: A$45.00

 
A Birdstuffer's Library: A 19th Century Naturalist's Library
A Birdstuffer's Library: A 19th Century Naturalist's Library
Joan Webb
self-published
ISBN: 97809580227731

George Caley (1770?1829) was a nineteenth century English naturalist who was a collector for Sir Joseph Banks in the colony ...

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Appo: recollections of a member of the Sydney Push
Appo: recollections of a member of the Sydney Push
Richard Appleton
Darlington Press
ISBN: 9781921364099

As a poet, editor and author, Richard Appleton was driven by a love of language and ideas, and a desire that Australians ...

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An unlikely leader: the life and times of Captain John Hunter
An unlikely leader: the life and times of Captain John Hunter
Robert Barnes
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899196

Despite several landmarks across the state bearing his name, John Hunter, the second governor of New South Wales, remains...

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An Interview with May Gibbs DVD
An Interview with May Gibbs DVD
Maureen Walsh
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899226

In 1968 Hazel de Berg interviewed May Gibbs, the creator of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, Ragged Blossom, Little Obelia, Mr Liza...

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'A world-proof life': Eleanor Dark - a writer in her times, 1901-1985
'A world-proof life': Eleanor Dark - a writer in her times, 1901-1985
Marivic Wyndham
UTS ePress
ISBN: 9780980284034

Eleanor Dark (1901-1985) is one of Australia's most celebrated writers of the inter-war years. Born with the twentieth centu...

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Matters of the Mind: Poems, Essays and Interviews in Honour of Leonie Kramer
Matters of the Mind: Poems, Essays and Interviews in Honour of Leonie Kramer
Edited by Lee Jobling and Catherine Runcie
The University of Sydney
ISBN: 1864873620

Dame Leonie Kramer, Chancellor of the University of Sydney (1991-2001) and former Professor of Australian Literature, has ha...

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May Gibbs: Mother of the Gumnuts
May Gibbs: Mother of the Gumnuts
Maureen Walsh
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898496

'Its hard to tell, hard to say, I don't know if the bush babies found me or I found the little creatures.'

May Gibbs...

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Lucy Osburn, a lady displaced: Florence Nightingale's envoy to Australia
Lucy Osburn, a lady displaced: Florence Nightingale's envoy to Australia
Judith Godden
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 1920898395

Lucy Osburn (1836-1891) was the founder of modern nursing in Australia who also pioneered the employment of high status prof...

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Thirty Years in Australia
Thirty Years in Australia
Cambridge Ada
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 1920898212

Widely and positively reviewed at the time of publication in 1903, Ada Cambridge's incisive and moving autobiography, Thirty...

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Autobiography
Autobiography
Catherine Helen Spence
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 1920897712

Spence's Autobiography is a record of a fascinating life, from childhood in Scotland, emigration to South Australia, her car...

Paperback: A$18.95